Fighting the `old fogey' factor

Pollock, Ted
January 1998
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Jan1998, Vol. 110 Issue 1, p10
Trade Publication
Reports on the negative effects of nostalgia in management. Symptoms of nostalgia including rejecting of suggestions that failed years ago; Appointing of assignments to people based on established performance records; Frequency of reminiscing about old days to organization newcomers; Underestimating of changes being made in other departments; Presence of resentment towards younger staff members.


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